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University of Georgia

4,626 reviews
  1. Athens, GA
  2. 4 Year
#41 in Best Colleges in America
A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A
  2. Value
    A
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    A+
  5. Athletics
    A+
  6. Party Scene
    A+
  7. Professors
    A-
  8. Location
    A
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    A+
  11. Student Life
    A+
  12. Safety
    C+
University of Georgia is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-A
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference
Address
Administration Building
Athens, GA 30602
Website

University of Georgia Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
56%
SAT Range
1140-1330
ACT Range
26-30
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$13,287/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $8,558/ year
  • $30-48k
    $10,081/ year
  • $49-75k
    $13,111/ year
  • $76-110k
    $14,736/ year
  • $110k+
    $14,738/ year

Academics

Professors
A-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.178 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.187 responses
53%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.187 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
25,371Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
22%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 90 responses
  • Fun loving intelligent students
    20%
  • Alcoholic fun people
    1%
  • Alcoholic oblivion mixed with anal retentive
    6%
  • Alcohol loving excellent students
    14%
  • Complex, multi-faceted
    16%
  • Confident and hopeful
    1%
  • Drug addicted nerds
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
61%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.269 responses
Poll
45%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.363 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 81 responses
  • Comfortable
    2%
  • Community-oriented
    4%
  • Heaven on Earth
    4%
  • Large
    27%
  • Large, but a close Bulldawg community
    54%
  • Large school, small family
    4%
  • Small if you find your niche
    1%

After University of Georgia

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,500/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
85%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
79%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.78 responses

Reviews

4,626 reviews
  • Excellent
    1205
  • Very Good
    1907
  • Average
    1307
  • Poor
    155
  • Terrible
    52
There is a variety of courses offered at UGA. Some of the professors are really helpful, others... not so much. It all depends on who you get.
  • College Freshman
  • 1 month ago
UGA is a pretty decent school. It has various programs and different areas of studies. There are many tools offered at UGA that will help you succeed.
  • College Freshman
  • 1 month ago
As long as you dedicate yourself to your schoolwork and the resources available to you the career should easily follow.
  • College Freshman
  • 1 month ago